In what could lead up to an interesting release later this year, unconfirmed reports are stating that the Air Force 1 HTM Croc may be set for a retro 4 years after its original release. The HTM designation references three big innovators in Hiroshi Fujiwara, Tinker Hatfield and Mark Parker who have previously collaborated on a handful of releases. A suggested time line is late summer of 2008, available in its original black and brown colorways.
Source: Sneaker News via Denim & Sole
With no end in sight, the United Front has been busy as of late catering to not only the grand opening of Stussy Toronto but also a handful of in-house lines. NVSBL Tailors is one to add to the list of projects from the Canadian entity. With little information, the focus seems to be linked to leather jackets. Stay tuned for more details and check a Karl Marx look-a-like in action in their lookbook for 2008 fall.
Source: Matt George
With it becoming a well known fact the Tokyo chapter of UNDFTD, here’s a look at the t-shirt set to release this Saturday at the store’s one year anniversary. The Number One tee features prominent logos on the front with a celebratory note on the back.
In a clash of colossal Japanese brands, Visvim and Number (N)ine have linked up for a jacket collaboration set to release mid-April. The jacket body itself is simple with three different patterns available. The use of a Visvim favorite, Gore-Tex and their technical design ability is offset with Number (N)ine’s well known style of design. Available April 19th at F.I.L. and Number (N)ine locations in Japan. Suggested retail price has been pegged at
¥134,400 JPY (approximately $1,340 USD).
One True Saxon and their timeless aesthetic is something that many of us look forward to season after season. Their knack for quality materials and ultra-wearable clothing is something many brands try to emulate. Their 2008 spring collection features the 3 Button Bedford Cord jacket, Hood jacket and the Bold Stripe Long-Sleeve knit. Available now through hanon shop.